Kansas City Chiefs vs. Cincinnati Bengals NFL Playoffs Betting Tips and Best Bets

by | Jan 25, 2022

In this year’s Championship Round of the AFC playoffs, the Kansas City Chiefs are significant favorites (-7) over the Cincinnati Bengals. GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri will act as host on January 30, 2022, starting at 3:00 PM ET. The over/under is set at 54 in the outing. Find more below on the Chiefs vs. Bengals betting line, injury report, head-to-head stats, best bets and more.

Chiefs vs. Bengals Betting Line and Game Info

Chiefs vs Bengals Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite spread odds Underdog spread odds Total Over total odds Under total odds
Chiefs -7 -111 -109 54 -112 -108
  • Game Day: Sunday, January 30, 2022
  • Game Time: 3:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: CBS
  • Location: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Stadium: GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium

Chiefs vs. Bengals Best Bets

Prediction for Chiefs vs Bengals
Spread Pick Total Pick Predicted Score
Chiefs (-7) Under (54) Chiefs 29, Bengals 21
Pick ATS: Chiefs (-7)

Chiefs vs. Bengals Betting Tips

  • Kansas City has 10 wins in 17 games against the spread this year.
  • The Chiefs have an ATS record of 8-4 as 7-point favorites or more.
  • This season, 11 of Kansas City’s 17 games have hit the over.
  • The Chiefs have averaged 6.1 more points this season (28.2) than the Bengals have allowed (22.1).
  • Kansas City is 8-3 overall when scoring more than 22.1 points this season.
  • The Chiefs’ offense holds a 46.0-yard advantage in yards gained per game versus yards allowed by the Bengals’ defense this season (396.8 to 350.8). The Chiefs average 6.1 yards per play, while the Bengals give up 5.8.
  • Kansas City’s record when it racks up more than Cincinnati’s season average in yards allowed (350.8 per game): 10-4.
  • Kansas City Chiefs Leaders

  • Patrick Mahomes II has 4,839 passing yards for Kansas City, completing 66.3% of his passes and throwing 37 touchdowns and 13 interceptions this season. He’s also chipped in on the ground with 381 rushing yards (22.4 ypg) on 66 carries with two rushing touchdowns.
  • Darrel Williams has 558 rushing yards on 144 carries with six touchdowns. He’s also tacked on 47 catches for 452 yards (26.6 per game) and two touchdowns through the air.
  • Tyreek Hill’s leads his squad with 1,239 yards as a receiver. He’s racked up that yardage on 111 receptions (out of 159 targets) and scored nine touchdowns.
  • Chris Jones has 9.0 sacks to lead the team, and also has 8.0 TFL and 27 tackles.
  • Nick Bolton, Kansas City’s tackle leader, has 112 tackles and 11.0 TFL this year.
  • Tyrann Mathieu has picked off a team-high three passes. He also has 76 tackles, 2.0 TFL, one sack, and six passes defended to his name.
  • Kansas City Chiefs Season Stats

    Stat Average (Total) Rank
    Pass yards 290.4 (4937) 4
    Rush yards 115.0 (1955) 16
    Points scored 28.2 (480) 4
    Pass yards against 263.6 (4482) 25
    Rush yards against 117.6 (1999) 21
    Points allowed 21.4 (364) 10

    Bengals vs. Chiefs Betting Tips

  • Cincinnati has covered the spread 11 times in 17 games.
  • Cincinnati has played 17 games this season, and eight of them have gone over the total.
  • The Bengals have put an average of 27.1 points per game on the board this season, 5.7 more than the 21.4 the Chiefs have surrendered.
  • When it goes over what Kansas City gives up this season (21.4 points per game), Cincinnati is 9-4.
  • The Bengals’ offense has averaged 361.5 yards per game this year, within 7.4 yards of the 368.9 the Chiefs’ defense has allowed. The Bengals pick up 6.3 yards per play and the Chiefs give up 6.1.
  • When the Cincinnati offense puts together a game with more than Kansas City’s 2021 average in yards allowed (368.9 per game), it is 6-1.
  • Cincinnati Bengals Leaders

  • Joe Burrow has recored 4,611 passing yards, or 271.2 per game, so far this season. He has completed 70.4% of his passes and has collected 34 touchdowns with 14 interceptions.
  • Joe Mixon has rushed for 1,205 yards on 292 carries so far this year while scoring 13 times on the ground. He’s also added 42 catches, totaling 314 yards and three touchdowns through the air.
  • Ja’Marr Chase leads his team with 1,455 receiving yards on 81 catches with 13 touchdowns.
  • Trey Hendrickson has racked up 14.0 sacks to lead the team, while also picking up 12.0 TFL and 34 tackles.
  • Logan Wilson has 98 tackles, 5.0 TFL, one sack, and four interceptions, and leads the team in both tackles and interceptions.
  • Cincinnati Bengals Season Stats

    Stat Average (Total) Rank
    Pass yards 282.7 (4806) 7
    Rush yards 102.5 (1742) 23
    Points scored 27.1 (460) 7
    Pass yards against 264.6 (4498) 27
    Rush yards against 102.5 (1742) 5
    Points allowed 22.1 (376) 17

    Chiefs and Bengals Injury Report

    Player Pos. Injury Status
    Player Pos. Injury Status

    • Sign Up for a FREE CONSULTATION

      Sign up now to have a free consultation and see how Jon Price and his team can turn sports into a lucrative investment for you!

    • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

    The leading sports investment firm in the country